Course Aims

This course covers procedures for attending to injuries and illnesses which are more likely to be found in children. It is suitably for all nursery, pre-school and day care centre staff and fulfills the OFSTED requirements.

Course Duration

The course duration is 2 days and times can be suited to your requirements.

Course Content

  • Dealing with incidents safely
  • A systematic approach to incident management
  • Collapse – causes and treatment
  • External and internal bleeding
  • Shock
  • Infant, Child and Adult Resuscitation procedures
  • Choking Hypothermia/hyperthermia
  • Incident management scenarios
  • Remote improvised technique
  • Illness recognition and management
  • Record keeping and action plans.

Course Certification

A Paediatric First Aid certificate is awarded as an attendance certificate; this is subject to completion of the course and satisfaction of the Instructor and the end of course practical assessments. This certificate has a 3 year validity.